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Development Is Goin’ Down…town

Eugene L. Birch of the Brookings Institution just completed an analysis of population, household and income trends in downtown areas from 1970 to 2000 called Who Lives Downtown [1]

Download full the report [pdf] [2]

The study was based on 44 different cities whose results vary widely but show these trends:

The results, if based on the past five years would likely show a more pronounced shift toward urban revitalization.

Should We Stay Or Should We Go (To The Suburbs)? [Matrix] [3]
Urban Beats Suburban [Matrix] [4]